Local students, listed by hometown, have been awarded scholarships from Fort Hays State University for the 2016 to 2017 academic year.
Some students on this list have been previously announced, but the scholarships in this list are in addition to or are a higher-value replacement for an earlier scholarship.
Gardner (66030): Paige Johnson, a 2014 Gardner-Edgerton High School graduate and a Johnson County Community College transfer student, accepted a $1,500 FHSU Transfer Student Award. Johnson, daughter of Rob and Kathy Johnson, Gardner, plans to major in justice studies.
Spring Hill (66083): Paige Bennett, a 2016 Spring Hill High School graduate, accepted a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in art and design. Bennett, daughter of David and Janet Bennett, Spring Hill, plans to major in art and design.